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The Coloured Gemstone Company
Half Year Results to 31 December 2012
Mila Kunis, Gemfields global face of ethical coloured gemstones, features the striking Romanov
necklace by Fabergé. An extraordinary modern masterpiece composed of 2,225 gemstones,
including 79 exceptional Gemfields Zambian emeralds
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Gemfields: a significant period delivering significant results
• Strong platform established to become the coloured gemstone champion • Continued growth and expansion opportunities • Acquisition of Fabergé – a global brand with exceptional heritage • Constantly building on the core competencies of :
• mining, • distribution, • marketing , AND • direct access to the consumer via a premium global brand – Faberge’
• Exceptional safety and environmental performance • Delivering meaningful social impacts in all key operating jurisdictions
Review of Core Assets
Sales Marketing and Fabergé
Size: 10.56 carats
Colour/Clarity: D / IF
$/carat: $118,114 Source: Rappaport Magazine; Note: Gemstones shown are not the actual stones sold
Size: 7.20 carats
Size: 25.45 carats
Size: 10.22 carats
Sector – luxury goods and gemstones
Emeralds and other coloured gemstones: • Extremely rare and exceptionally beautiful • History indicates that they were some of the first items to be recognised by mankind as
possessing inherent value • Largely the domain of smaller-scale (artisanal) mining
Luxury goods: • Rapid growth largely impervious to short term fluctuations within the global economy
The opportunity: • Repositioning coloured gemstones up alongside other luxury goods and Gemfields as the
number one go-to supplier of coloured gems
• Investment into key resources, scale of operations and intellectual capital • Providing a consistent supply of high quality, well graded rough • Supported by targeted marketing and promotional campaigns • Associated to Faberge’, one of the world’s most recognised luxury brand names
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Key financial indicators – six months to 31 December 2012
• Revenues from rough (a single auction held in November 201